Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Notts. County 35 78   15 3 0 45 10   9 3 5 23 17
2 Oldham Athletic 35 65   11 3 3 44 25   9 2 7 28 29
3 Bournemouth & Boscombe Ath. 35 64   12 3 2 39 13   7 4 7 25 26
4 Chester 35 61   13 1 4 34 15   6 3 8 22 28
5 Northampton Town 35 61   13 2 2 29 14   4 8 6 20 23
6 York City 34 58   11 6 0 31 11   6 1 10 24 27
7 Colchester United 31 56   10 2 3 30 14   6 6 4 21 19
8 Southport 36 55   12 0 5 32 17   5 4 10 18 27
9 Darlington 35 52   12 3 2 35 14   2 7 9 13 26
10 Stockport County 34 51   11 6 2 22 13   3 3 9 14 29
11 Exeter City 35 50   10 5 4 35 21   4 3 9 19 33
12 Crewe Alexandra 34 48   10 1 6 38 27   4 5 8 21 34
13 Brentford 32 46   10 1 4 34 18   4 3 10 17 28
14 Workington 32 46   8 5 2 16 8   4 5 8 18 20
15 Peterborough United 34 46   10 3 3 27 13   3 4 11 20 38
16 Lincoln City 34 42   10 1 6 33 19   2 5 10 19 29
17 Aldershot 34 42   5 7 5 22 20   5 5 7 24 31
18 Scunthorpe United 35 42   5 7 5 24 18   5 5 8 18 32
19 Cambridge United 35 41   7 8 3 25 20   3 3 11 13 30
20 Southend United 34 39   6 9 3 26 21   3 3 10 11 31
21 Grimsby Town 34 37   8 2 6 24 21   3 2 13 11 36
22 Hartlepool 34 27   4 7 7 20 25   2 2 12 6 28
23 Newport County 35 20   5 2 11 22 30   0 3 14 15 42
24 Barrow 35 15   2 4 12 17 34   1 2 14 21 41